IGN has posted a new gameplay overview of the upcoming Dakar Desert Rally. With a wide variety of licensed vehicles from the world’s top makers, including motorcycles, cars, trucks, quads and SSVs, Saber Porto’s Dakar Desert Rally captures the genuine speed and excitement of Amaury Sport Organization’s largest rally race on earth. Enjoy unique challenges, whether you’re a diehard off-road sim racer or just a casual racing fan. Explore the vast wilderness in single-player mode or compete online in four-player races.
Dakar Desert Rally releases for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC via Steam and the Epic Games Store on October 4. With a wide range of authentic vehicles, realistic physics, and dynamic seasons and weather, this simulation recreates the official 2020, 2021 and 2022 Dakar raids.
In addition to the full game, the Deluxe Edition includes the Dakar Desert Rally Season Pass for $59.99, which unlocks the Peugeot 405 Turbo 16 and DAF Truck Turbo-Twin on day one, as well as five upcoming DLC packs that will add a new map, new vehicles and two new rally events. By pre-ordering any version of Dakar Desert Rally, you’ll unlock the exclusive Audi RS Q e-tron, first electric vehicle to win the 2022 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge.
- The Authentic Dakar Rally Experience: Discover more than 30 stages of full rally racing from the official 2020, 2021, and 2022 Dakar Rally with officially licensed vehicles, teams and pilots.
- Immense Open World Action: Compete at high speeds across vast and extreme open world environments in both multiplayer and single-player modes.
- Dynamic Seasons & Weather: Dakar Desert Rally features all four seasons and a full day-night cycle. Whether facing billowing sandstorms, blazing desert sunlight, grueling rain and snow, or deep mud, you’ll need to overcome the elements and your competition to win.
- Single-Player & Online Multiplayer: Evolve your rally raid career in single-player or compete in online multiplayer events with up to three of your friends.